In 2015, the project 564786-EPP-1-2015-1-RU-EPPJMO-MODULE «European identity in the mirror of the European Union’s policy» (PolidEU), prepared at the French philology department, received funding of the European Union in the framework of Erasmus + programme (Action Jean Monnet).
At this stage of the project Head of department of the French philology of VSU Elena Alekseeva and the associate professor Svetlana Bulgakova has developed the course from 11 educational modules directed to studying of features of European identity in a mirror of language, migration, educational and enterprise policy of the EU.
The educative process is implemented in a format of the mixed training via the university platform Moodle. The extension of classroom work on the project is 60 hours a year.
Target audience of the PolidEU project: Students of 3d and 4th French courses of the faculty of RGPh, students of International relations faculty, students of Presidential Programme of Training Managers and teachers of high schools.
In February, 2016 during the opening event the main principles of work under the project, structure of Jeanne Monet Module and also the schedule of work have been presented.
In April was held the Ist student’s conference. During the event students of RGPh faculty and faculty of the international relations presented the reports concerning various aspects of European identity, mechanisms of distribution of the European values and current problems of migration and Euroscepticism.